Events diary

Lectures, conferences, seminars, exhibitions and workshops presented by BGS, or hosted at a BGS site. For past events view events as calendar

GeoDATA 2015

GeoDATA seminars comprise industry-focused sessions presented by experts at the forefront of geospatial innovation. With a strong emphasis on learning and application, you will return to the office with new information about the latest advances in geospatial technology and solutions. A BGS expert will speak on 'Bringing geological open data to life with innovative visualisation techniques'.

The programme is complemented by a trade exhibition that will showcase and demonstrate many of the latest research and commercial developments. Visit the BGS stand at GeoDATA to learn about BGS data:

  • Available for public good and your commercial advantage
  • Minerals, insurance, property, government, energy... just some of the users of BGS data
  • Geo-hazards, geophysics, groundwater, soil chemistry, marine, minerals... and so much more.
  • Data available under licence and for view or download in OpenGeoscience
  • Find out more about future products

More details

3rd Dec 2015

NAC scenery
Following on from the successful first North Atlantic Craton meeting in St Andrews in March 2014, the organising committee invites you to attend the second meeting in Edinburgh in 2016.

21st – 23rd Mar 2016

Prof Mike Stephenson
Prof Mike Stephenson, Director of Science and Technology at the British Geological Survey will be giving a talk at this event.

22nd Mar 2016

University of Birmingham

The EIG Conference is the principal event for sharing knowledge, scientific research and good practice in the field of applied geology within the UK minerals industry.

The event is for geo-professionals associated with the extraction of industrial rocks and minerals, including those involved in geology, hydrogeology, geotechnical engineering, restoration and after-use, reserves and resources and quarry design and planning.

The conference includes 2–days of presentations plus pre- and post-conference field trips (Field trips on 6th and 9th September 2016).

7th – 8th Sep 2016